Total solar eclipse 2017: How rare is the Aug. 21 eclipse path? – Washington Post

On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will be visible from the contiguous United States. It’ll be the first to traverse coast to coast in nearly a century. There will be 69 total solar eclipses visible from somewhere on the planet in the next 100 years, but only a few will be visible from North America. See how many total solar eclipses are left in your lifetime:

Source: Total solar eclipse 2017: How rare is the Aug. 21 eclipse path? – Washington Post